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NIGEL IVY VLOGS - WE LEAVE FOR THE MIGHTY ZAMBEZI RIVER || #37

WE LEAVE FOR THE MIGHTY ZAMBEZI RIVER || #37

– Vlog Episode #37 – In this episode of my vlog, we’re travelling from the farm down to Johannesburg to catch our flight to Zambia. We’re going on an…

NIGEL IVY VLOGS - I caught a fish and killed a bird & antelope in a day || #36

I caught a fish and killed a bird & antelope in a day || #36

– Vlog Episode #36 – In this episode of my vlog, we spend the day hunting and fishing. Our challenge is to complete a MacNab, which is where…

NIGEL IVY VLOGS - WE COOKED A GOAT ON A SPIT || #35

WE COOKED A GOAT ON A SPIT || #35

– Vlog Episode #35 – In this episode of my vlog, we spend the day chilling out at the lodge with friends and family. Mark and Andre cook a…

NIGEL IVY VLOGS - The wildest 90th birthday you’ve ever seen! || #34

The wildest 90th birthday you’ve ever seen! || #34

– Vlog Episode #34 – In this episode of my vlog, we head back to Tzaneen for my grandfather’s 90th birthday party. It’s a special day celebrating a…

NIGEL IVY VLOGS - Jaxon Hunter meets his GREAT GRANDPARENTS || #33

Jaxon Hunter meets his GREAT GRANDPARENTS || #33

– Vlog Episode #33 – In this episode of my vlog, we head to Tzaneen where my grandparents live to hang out for the day. We land up…

NIGEL IVY VLOGS - The 400km journey to Ivy Safaris Thaba Lodge || #32

The 400km journey to Ivy Safaris Thaba Lodge || #32

– Vlog Episode #32 – In this episode of my vlog, we’ve arrived in South Africa and we hit the road to travel 400km to Thaba Lodge at…

I took this photo of a sunrise on Smitskraal Farm, a property my family have farmed on for nearly 100 years. It's an amazing place with amazing family history and memories. One of my favourite things about it is the sunrises that occur when the sun peeps over the Kopjies (rocky outcrops) in the distance, as in this photo.

Smitskraal Farm sunrise over the kopjies

I took this photo of a sunrise on Smitskraal Farm, a property my family have farmed on for nearly 100 years. It’s an amazing place with amazing family…

Smitskraal Bushveld Sunset

Smitskraal bushveld sunset

We’ve just come back from an epic trip to South Africa & Zambia. What an adventure it was! We celebrated my Grandfather’s 90th birthday and went on an…

Nigel Ivy Photography - Africa is calling my name again!

Africa is calling my name!

Once you’ve been to Africa, you can’t help but go back. The Africa bug bites you and you can’t get rid of it! The bug to get back…

Nigel Ivy Photography - Old gnarly Kruger dugga boy

Old gnarly Kruger dugga boy

Here’s an old dugga boy from the Kruger National Park. These old guys have such character and love wallowing for hours. Often known for having bad attitudes, you…

Nigel Ivy Photography - GENTLE GIANTS OF THE KRUGER PARK

GENTLE GIANTS OF THE KRUGER PARK

Here’s a photo of some Gentle Giants I took in the Kruger Park a few years ago. I love these animals. They are such gentle and precise animals,…

Nigel Ivy Photography - Showing the young guns how it's done

Showing the young guns how it’s done

I took this photo of some mature Blue Wildebeest showing the “young guns” how it’s done. I like the composition and colour and also the life and hope…

Nigel Ivy Photography - A very chilled Saddle-billed Stork

A very chilled Saddle-billed Stork

Here’s a photo I took of a Saddle-billed Stork in the Kruger National Park. They’re reasonably rare birds, so we were quite fortunate to get to see this guy….

Nigel Ivy Photography - Lazy spotted Hyena chilling

Lazy spotted Hyena chilling

I took this photo of a Spotted Hyena a few years ago in the Kruger National Park. We were just driving along and saw this little guy just…

NIGELIVY_20100928_6433 - Nigel Ivy Photography - Beautiful Sjambok Pod tree flowers

Beautiful Sjambok Pod tree flowers

Here’s an up-close photo of Sjambok Pod tree flowers that I took a few years ago in the Kruger National Park. They are beautiful trees when they’re in bloom….